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TRAINING: Tuesday 18th April 2023


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4 hours ago, jnrmac said:

It's illegal to knee players in a ruck contest

pzzzpoor umpiring and match review.

Don’t worry.  There will be a first suspension sometime and undoubtedly a Demon. 
The MRO is such an inconsistent office.  

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On 4/18/2023 at 2:52 PM, Tim said:

Does anyone know the lightly built guy with the early Bjorn Borg hair stylings and wearing #36? And no, it wasn’t Kozzie.

It could have been Harry Demattia from the Dandenong Stingrays. He was at the kid's clinic today in MFC gear signing autographs for the masses.

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I spoke to Jake Lever today at the kid's clinic. He was 100% adamant that he was playing Monday night. In his words, "I'm definitely playing Monday night. Unless I hurt myself at training between now and then".
 
I also had a chat to big Maxy Gawn. He said that he was playing too. That was if they picked him, of course.
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33 minutes ago, Tough Kent said:
I spoke to Jake Lever today at the kid's clinic. He was 100% adamant that he was playing Monday night. In his words, "I'm definitely playing Monday night. Unless I hurt myself at training between now and then".
 
I also had a chat to big Maxy Gawn. He said that he was playing too. That was if they picked him, of course.

Thanks...   Lever an interesting bloke imo.

Max...Havent spoken much at length to him....( just a bit ) .. son-in -law went to school with him

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49 minutes ago, Tough Kent said:

It could have been Harry Demattia from the Dandenong Stingrays. He was at the kid's clinic today in MFC gear signing autographs for the masses.

Looks like him.

Interesting why he'd be in a full dees kit signing autographs..

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15 minutes ago, dazzledavey36 said:

Looks like him.

Interesting why he'd be in a full dees kit signing autographs..

It was definitely him. I think the players were having a bit of fun with it. The kids were trying to get the camerman to sign their books.

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2 hours ago, monoccular said:

Don’t worry.  There will be a first suspension sometime and undoubtedly a Demon. 
The MRO is such an inconsistent office.  

I'd like to lay a bet that there will be two suspensions from the one game - the reason is that we utilise two ruckmen in games these days. sd

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43 minutes ago, Tough Kent said:

It was definitely him. I think the players were having a bit of fun with it. The kids were trying to get the camerman to sign their books.

Thanks TK I heard it from the horses mouth as well today at the kids Clinic Jake said I will be playing on Monday. That was some Clinic never seen so many kids in the Red n Blue in the one place. All players were fantastic and signed everything put before them, the only players missing were BBB, Spargs, Kozzie and Petty.!!

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4 hours ago, DeeZone said:

Thanks TK I heard it from the horses mouth as well today at the kids Clinic Jake said I will be playing on Monday. That was some Clinic never seen so many kids in the Red n Blue in the one place. All players were fantastic and signed everything put before them, the only players missing were BBB, Spargs, Kozzie and Petty.!!

Was Sparrow there? I was there with my daughter and she was disappointed as we did not see him during the signing procession. 

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1 hour ago, Dodos Demons said:

Was Sparrow there? I was there with my daughter and she was disappointed as we did not see him during the signing procession. 

No, my daughter was also keeping a keen eye out for Tommy, but alas. Can't complain though, got a signature and a g'day from every player that was in attendance, a great day out.

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9 hours ago, Dodos Demons said:

Was Sparrow there? I was there with my daughter and she was disappointed as we did not see him during the signing procession. 

DD I didn’t see TMac or Hunter as well.

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9 hours ago, Dodos Demons said:

Was Sparrow there? I was there with my daughter and she was disappointed as we did not see him during the signing procession. 

Yes, Tom was there and he was signing autographs and taking selfies. His group started near the pavilion so I suspect they signed  and left the track before the others, no delayed concussion

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Just now, Older demon said:

Yes, Tom was there and he was signing autographs and taking selfies. His group started near the pavilion so I suspect they signed  and left the track before the others, no delayed concussion

Oh no. My daughter will be devastated!  
I think only ones missing were BBB, TMac, Spargo, Petty and Kozzy (trying not to read too much into his absence as believe this was the period he was making a decision with his family 🤞).  

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14 hours ago, Tough Kent said:

It was definitely him. I think the players were having a bit of fun with it. The kids were trying to get the camerman to sign their books.

Confirmed by Cal Twomey on SEN this morning. The Dandenong Stingrays are one of the pathways to Casey Demons, he may have been invited to train with Casey and may be pushing for a VFL game. Twomey also commented that he is a highly talented cricketer and has yet to decide which sport he would choose. Described as a potential top-20 pick

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